World Trade Week San Diego 2023

Event Information

World Trade Center San Diego

UC San Diego Park & Market, San Diego California

Thurs., May 11, 2023, 6:00 pm EDT - 10:00 pm EDT

San Diego’s premier international trade showcase is here.

Join World Trade Center San Diego and 300+ international business professionals from across Southern California for an action-packed afternoon.

Explore San Diego’s international trade exhibition and network with top regional exporters, trade offices, and consulates. Then, end the afternoon at our MetroConnect pitch competition, where finalists from the latest round of our export assistance program will pitch for $25,000 grand prize award—and you’ll vote for the winner.

Guests will enjoy lunch, drinks, and tray-passed hors d’oeuvres throughout the event.


  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT: World Trade Exhibition & Company Showcases
  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm PDT: MetroConnect Grand Prize Pitchfest
  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm PDT: Networking Reception

Who Should Attend

  • Anyone interested in networking with San Diego’s international business community to build valuable connections and learn how to increase international sales.
  • Participants will receive exclusive invitations to a series of upcoming WTCSD webinars covering San Diego’s wide-ranging international business opportunities.


  • $75

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